If you are fanatic about English pop music, the name of Katy Perry must be widely known to you. The pop star Katheryn Elizabeth Hudson is renowned as Katy Perry to her fans. She is a well-known American songwriter, singer, actress as well as a music composer. Because of her tremendous hard work and talent, she is making a tremendous amount of money. In the following year of 2019, Katy Perry net worth is around 330 million dollars. Today, she is one of the most celebrities throughout the world. Her songs and music videos are listed as the most viewed songs on YouTube and other social media applications. She got her early success after releasing the song named I kissed a girl in 2018 and the Teenage dream in 2010. Mostly, the youngster and the school and college goers deeply admired her music.
Her early life genuinely favors Katy Perry net worth. From a very early age, she was into music and dreamt about making her career as a singer. She was born in Santa Barbara, California, on 25th October 1984. In an interview, she revealed that she had grown up listening to gospel music. She also stated that since her young age, she had decided to focus on the gospel music in her singing career. To pursue her music career, she left, the DOS Pueblos High school and associated with the ‘Java’ (a music label).
The career of the pop star
The pop star Katy Perry started her career by launching her first music album in the year of 2001. But, she did not get her desired success, later she recorded with the Capital record company. Her raspy voice and beautiful music composition won the heart of the audiences. Katy Perry net worth increased gradually after releasing her single debut called ‘I Kissed a Girl.’ It became the then hit and was listed as among the top music chart in multiple countries. It was her first song that topped the U.S Billboard Hot 100.
After the grand success, Katy Perry net worth got another favor from her next single ‘California Girls.’ It again became viral after being counted on the U.S Billboard Hot 100 list. In the later years, she released her autobiography documentary,’ Katy Perry: Part of me.’ The documentary left a tremendous response increasing the Katy Perry net worth. With her immense business skills and most exquisite voice, she has won several awards
Her biggest hits
The apparent reason for her tremendous net worth is her worldwide fame in the music. The pop star reportedly released more than 25 singles, five studio albums, and five promotional singles. Among them her biggest hits include Firework, E.T, California Gurls, Dark Horse, Chained to Rhythm Divine, Hot N Cold, Harleys in Hawaii, Teenage Dream, Last Friday Night, Wide Awake, Part of me, I kissed a girl, Roar, You are so Gray, etc.
The income source of Katy Perry
Majorly, Katy Perry earns from the sales of her music album copies and her music concerts worldwide. Her fan followers warmly welcome Katy Perry. The love and support of the fans thoroughly increased Katy Perry net worth. To date, she has deliberately sold beyond 40 million music albums and more than 125 million solos across the globe. Moving into the year of 2008, her popular album named ‘One of the boys’ received a grand response from the audience. At that time, she managed to sell 7 million copies of the album globally.
Her Billboard rankings and famous music albums are responsible for her massive hike up in income each year. Similar to the ‘one of the boys’, she sold 7 million copies of her renowned single Hot N Cold in the same year.
How her income escalated
In the year 2010, her solo Teenage Dream got a massive success. About 10 million copies of the music album were sold worldwide. This particular single music video tremendously helped to add some figures in her annual income. Later, it was reported by several media and magazines that she again sold 10 million copies of her next track ‘Firework.’ In the meantime, she released her song ‘E.T,’ though this song was unique. She could not make it like the previous two. She sold 8 million copies of it, but her fate came as a blessing to her and she sold 14 million copies of ‘California Gurls’ and ‘Teenage Dream altogether.’
2012 came as a blessing upon her, and she successfully sold more than 37 million copies of her album. At that moment, she secures the sixth position in the list of best-selling digital artists. After that, around 4 million copies of her next album called Prism were sold. Gradually, her net worth rises with the selling of 20 million copies of the two most popular tracks, ‘Roar’ and ‘Dark Horse.’
Her next single hit, Chained Rhythm to Divine, got a huge success, and the public loved the catchy tunes and lyrics. Approximately 3 million copies of the solo were sold only within 24 hours from the release date. Several magazines consider it as the highest solo album of any female singer within 24 hours.
Apart from music album selling, this female pop star adds her net worth from the payments of her nationwide concerts.
Katy Perry’s net worth from concerts
The master singer has secured massive respect in the social platform. If you calculate Katy Perry net worth in Indian currency, it is around 18435225000.00 rupees. Here, an approximate calculation of the singer’s net worth is mentioned below-
Concerts and Reality Shows
Her net worth includes her assets, such as a house, cars, awards, and annual income. Apart from her singing career, she makes money from the various businesses that she runs. In the case of music gigs and fashion shows, Katy Perry is the highest-paid woman in the world. The name of Katy Perry came in the list of Forbes’ annual ranking. In the ranking list, her name is counted among the best-paid women in music.
In 2012, from her California Dream Tour, she earned around $59.5 million from the entire shows. For her Prismatic World Tour, she received beyond $2 million, a city, and the gigs she performed were 126. For estimation, she earned all total around $135 million from that tour.
In Katy Perry net worth VS Taylor Swift, Katy Perry considerably beat the latter singer by earning around $3 million in the year between 2017 and 2018 (from 2017’s June to 2918’s July). She beat the singer with 3 million dollars as Taylor Swift’s net worth in that same year was $80 million.
More of her achievements
The famous magazine Nielson estimated that Katy Perry net worth even beat Beyonce, who earned $60 million in the same year. But, the strange fact is Katy Perry’s fifth album named ‘Witness’ was dropped to number 13 in the U.S Billboard top 100 and was sold about 840,000 copies throughout the world. Whereas, the album Reputation released by Taylor Swift was sold around 4.5 million.
Now the question is, how came, she beat Taylor Swift. The answer is simple yet appealing, and it is her fan base. Katy Perry mostly earns from her concerts. An article in Forbes states that her ‘Witness; Tour’ ran almost for 80 dates, which brought her around $1 million per show. It was arranged in different parts Of Australia and Europe with an average ticket cost of $191. Leaving the payout from the Witness Tour, Katy Perry net worth in 2017 was $33 million, as stated by Forbes.
Apart from that, she hosted the popular show ‘American Idol’ as a judge who has fetched her approximately $20 million to $ 25 million. The other judges of the show were a bit disappointed because of her enormous payment as they were paid much less than her. Hence, the substantial income of both this source has covered the payout that she made selling her album.
The net worth of her awards
Now coming to her assets, the first thing to discuss is her awards. The famous American pop star has received several awards and has been chosen for different nominations. She has been nominated for-
- 13 Grammy awards
- 5 Radio Disney Music Awards
- Two ARIA Music Awards
- 2 Q Awards
The awards she received include
- Five American music awards
- Five Billboard Music Awards
- 10 BMI Music Awards
- 16 ASCAP Music Awards
- Five MTV Video Music Awards, one Brit Award
- One Juno Award
- Three NRJ Music Awards
- Two Myx Music Awards
- Four Guinness World Records
- Five teen choice awards
Katy Perry net worth includes her payouts for participating in several brand endorsements. She charges a huge seven-figure amount for influencing different famous brands, they are
- ProActive Purr Perfume,
- GHD (Manufactures haircare product)
- OPI Nail polish
- Thomas Sabo Jewelry
Katy Perry’s assets in houses
Coming to Katy Perry net worth, she has several precious holdings in different parts of the world. She mentioned $15 million to sell her Hollywood Hills Compound. In the year of 2017, she again called for selling her luxury mansion that contains six lavish rooms and four stunning bathrooms in $9.5 million. Following the same year, she listed her house in Los Angeles for sale in 9.5 million USD. Apart from all these, she owes property of 5,427 square feet, including five bedrooms and five bathrooms known as Beverly Hills. She is also the owner of a superb house in New York, which has a net worth of $2.7 million.
Luxury cars of Katy Perry
Katy Perry net worth includes her cars; the pop star is genuinely fond of vehicles and has a lot of luxury cars in her garage. Her collection of cars and their net worth can make your mouth-opened. She owns a car called Fisker Karma. You will get amazed to know that the starting price of this fantastic car is $102,000. She also has a BMW 3 series whose net worth is beyond $45,445. The starting price of the Range Rover that she has is around $85,650. Aside from that, she also owns an Audi A5 whose starting range is $40,500 to $61,100.
Katy Perry charity work
Apart from her musical career and from being a superstar, Katy Perry is engaged with several charity events and organizations. This famous American star is much known for her generous heart. Every year she donates a considerable amount of her net worth to the welfare of the children. In 2010, she showed her love and supported the hope Foundation shelter for the welfare of the youth.
Her fans would feel proud of her after knowing an impressive fact about her. She has donated all the profits that she achieved from ‘The Gay Nineties Old Tyme Music: Daisy Bell’ to the ‘Little Kids Rock’ charity. Katy always has a soft corner for this particular charity as it supports the education of helpless children. She has always stood by UNICEF to help the needy. Reportedly, she contributed money from her Prismatic World Tour to the organization (UNICEF).
This worldwide famous singer showed her concern to the organization known as DonorsChoose by donating $ 1 million from her net worth. She won everybody’s love and respect by organizing ‘We Can Survive Concert’ to donate the profit for the treatment of those young women who have breast cancer. She was also associated with the H&M clothing brand and designed a brand line to collect money for the HIV/AIDS awareness events.
This pop queen has become an inspiration to the youngsters due to her generosity and talent. She has always set the stage on fire and is one of the hottest diva in the world. As per an assumption of Katy Perry net worth 2019, there is no doubt that her annual income will increase enormously within the next five years.